Bring Eurythmy to our school! (K-8)
Jan 06 2017 | East Bay Waldorf School | El Sobrante, CA
East Bay Waldorf School is currently seeking a trained and experienced Eurythmy Teacher at approximately 80% time in grades K-8 for the 2017-18 school year.
We are looking for someone who is positive, creative, has strong organizational skills, and communicates well with colleagues, administration, and parents. We value excellent teaching and classroom management skills, artistic integrity, and a deep understanding of child development. We have a comprehensive and contemporary program along with an accompanist. Eurythmy has been a strong program at the school and the children are receptive and joyful in class. Lessons are taught in a bright room with bamboo/cork flooring and a Steinway piano.
Ideal candidates have completed a full Eurythmy training and a Bachelor’s degree, have experience teaching, and are committed to collaborative work with colleagues and self development. Our full time base salary is $50,000 with increments for teaching experience and health, dental, tuition remission, mentoring and financial support for professional development
East Bay Waldorf School is an independent AWSNA- and WECAN-accredited school, located in El Sobrante, California in the beautiful, thriving East Bay hills – just minutes from Berkeley and San Francisco. Our site combines the best of two worlds: an idyllic natural setting with open fields and gardens, adjacent to regional parks and wild lands, and within thirty minutes of the major cultural and urban centers of the San Francisco Bay.
Our school was founded in 1980 and offers a complete Preschool-8th Grade Waldorf education, as well as thriving Parent-Child and Parent Education programs. For the 2016-2017 school year EBWS will serve over 180 students, from infancy through Grade 8. We have excellent teachers, an active parent body, a strong board and serve as the campus for the Bay Area Center for Waldorf Teacher Training (BACWTT).
Through strong collegial collaboration, grounded in a solid commitment to anthroposophy, the faculty work closely together to ensure and support our thriving school. Our teachers are committed to lifelong learning and developing themselves both personally and professionally. Knowing how to build and maintain strong relationships with students, parents and colleagues is essential. We offer a competitive benefits package to full time faculty, with additional compensation for experience.
How to Apply
Candidates should familiarize themselves with the school via this website prior to applying. Please send your resume, along with a letter of interest, highlighting your teaching experience, life experience, qualifications and strengths. In addition, please include three references that we may contact. Please submit an email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The East Bay Waldorf School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applicants of any color, race, gender, sexual orientation, and all ethnic, national, cultural, social and religious backgrounds.